EIR LEAD EDITORIAL FOR TUESDAY OCTOBER 18, 2022
Humanity’s Last Chance: Will World Citizens Achieve a World without Oligarchy?
Oct. 17, 2022 (EIRNS)—This is a time of contrasts!
As the historical crisis now being enacted on Ukrainian soil brings the world ever closer to the threat of thermonuclear annihilation, the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China reflects on peaceful development, the elimination of poverty, and presenting to the world a new paradigm of win-win development.
As the hapless Joe Biden is used to issue threats to a broadening array of nations to stay in line, a growing portion of the planet recognizes that there is a new game in town. Nations such as Turkiye and Saudi Arabia, usually considered allies of the United States, increasingly find that the supposedly isolated nation of Russia has its own benefits to offer.
As the G7 fades into irrelevance, the BRICS, SCO, G20 and other fora and partnerships come into increasing importance for the lives and futures of many of the planet’s present and future inhabitants.
As the political institutions that commanded respect (or at least votes) lose their luster in the face of their opposition to the policies needed to secure a future, the LaRouche movement—which has heroically championed the cause of humanity for decades—is growing!
The fantastic conference this past weekend was an inflection point in the formation and growth of a LaRouche Youth Movement, which will play an essential, inspiring role for the years to come: “Build The New Paradigm, Defeat Green Fascism”